Eric Austin

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The Olympic Park For The 2016 Rio Games Is Amazing

The design by architecture firm AECOM was made to reflect the mountains and valleys of Brazil's coastline on the site located in the Rio's Barra da Tijuca district.

The reality of insurance in fantasy football

September 04, 2013 | 4:25 PM<p>Embed Code<iframe src="https://www.marketplace.org/2013/09/04/business/reality-insurance-fantasy-football/popout" frameborder="0" width="100%" height="240px"></iframe><p>Copy<br>• Close<p>Embed Code<iframe …

A football fantasy: Ranking the NFL with economics

September 03, 2013 | 10:49 AM<p>The NFL season has begun -- and hope abounds for every team and every city. The Denver Broncos defeated the Baltimore Ravens in the first game of the season, which was something of a surprise to NFL fans. But for the Marketplace Wealth & Poverty Desk, it was exactly in …

5 Insights from the Mind of Naoki Higashida, a 13 Year Old Boy with Autism

Naoki Higashida's <i>The Reason I Jump</i> offers a stunningly clear-eyed look into the experiences of a boy with autism. Higashida was thirteen when he …

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Living With Autism

"Normal is Just a Dryer Setting"

In January, Alexis Wineman became the first autistic contestant in the Miss America pageant. Here, she traces her journey from an ASD diagnosis at 11 …

Winnie-the-Pooh

Carly’s Cafe: An Autism Film Experience - The Fox Is Black

“Everyone has an inner voice. I found a way to let mine out.” These are the words of Carly Fleischmann, a young woman living with autism. Though …

Autism: of mice, men and my little bro

The news that the play adapted from that brilliant book The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time won seven Olivier awards on Sunday has caused me mixed feelings. When it was published 10 years ago, I was the 15-year-old sister to a nine-year-old boy who, like the novel's protagonist, has …

Carly Fleischmann, Teen With Autism, Shares Her World In Award-Winning 'Carly's Cafe' (VIDEO)

Carly Fleischmann has autism and cannot speak. She communicates with her family and the wider world using computers and tablets -- a skill she began to develop when she was 10, and for years, has been an advocate for autism awareness.<p>One of the 18-year-old's most creative communications, a 2012 …

'What It's Like To Have A Brother With Autism' Will Brings Tears To Your Eyes (VIDEO)

Spencer Timme is often asked what having an older brother with autism is like -- if it's hard, frustrating, or different. "Nah, not really," he responds with a laugh.<p>The 20-year-old posted a short film about his best friend and brother, Mitchel, to YouTube in January, but the heartfelt tribute has …

It's Not Easy Being Green: Living With Autism and Synesthesia

<b>Click here to read an original op-ed from the TED speaker who inspired this post and watch the TEDTalk below.</b><p>The recent discovery that my son Jeremy sees and feels emotions as colors has been a life changer. Until now, I only saw the difficulties associated with his living in a world that is too …

The Reason I Jump: One Boy's Voice from the Silence of Autism, by Naoki Higashida – review

A European minister's comments in 2009 about the "autistic" nature of British foreign policy were not merely politically naive (or perhaps merely dishonest), they reflected a common misconception. The autistic person, in this view, is someone so self-involved that he (it's usually a he) is blind to …

Student Develops Match Cooking System to Help People With Autism Spectrum Disorder Prepare Meals

For people with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), cooking can pose significant problems as fetching and measuring ingredients often becomes frustrating …

Spencer Timme Shows You What It's Like To Have A Brother With Autism

Spencer Timme created a video to let everyone know what it is like for him to have an older brother with autism – a question he receives a lot.<p>For …

Iconic Black and White Photographs, Colorized

A sizable number of history's most unforgettable images were photographed in black and white. Now, through the digital process of colorization, we …

35 Random Corners Of The Internet You Should Visit When You Need A Break

Bookmark this for when you're having a bad day or when you just need a distraction and want to play. There's something so soothing about these single-serving sites.<p>Major h/t to this post by Tumblr user Writing Weasels and the website The Useless Web for providing me with endless hours of amusement.

Inside the Curl: Surfing's Surprising History

From Thomas Jefferson to drug kingpins, surfing has influenced generations.<p><b>What happens when two middle-aged surfers paddle into the lineup at a world-famous California surf break?</b><p><b>When the two surfers in question are serious science historians at preeminent California universities, the result is a</b> …

13 Places You Should Visit In 2013

We looked at major developments, cultural trends, and global festivals to find the hottest places to travel around the world in 2013.<p>There are vast untouched landscapes that offer incredible outdoor experiences, cities that are experiencing a cultural rebirth, and up-and-coming destinations that …

Mexico City

The 25 Best Hotels In The World

We've created the ultimate list of the best hotels in the world by aggregating four notable hotel rankings made by elite travel publications and websites.<p>The rankings we used were Travel + Leisure's World's Best Hotel Awards, Conde Nast Traveler's Top 100 Hotels & Resorts (part of its annual …

Mandarin Oriental

Jerry Garcia: 1942-1995

He was the unlikeliest of pop stars and the most reticent of cultural icons.<p>Onstage he wore plain clothes – usually a sacklike T-shirt and loose …

2013 Fantasy Football Rankings Analysis Update

<i>Update: August 26th fantasy football rankings update</i><p>We are exactly one month away from the 2013 fantasy football season kicking off in Denver.<p>With …

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Fantasy football lists galore!

Things change. Year to year, week to week, game to game, things change. Fantasy sports value, strategy and evaluation change consistently and …

NFL Weekly Pick'Em

• It's free & easy to play<br>• Each week you have a chance to win<br>• Compete against friends and experts<p>With NFL Fantasy Pick'Em, predict the winner of every …

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Fantasy Football Draft Kit

• Activate Your League!<br>• Purchase Draft Board<br>• Predict The Pick<br>• Rankings<br>• Genius<br>• Research<br>• Compare Players<br>• Live<br>• Help<p>2018 Draft Kit<p>Videos<p>false Adam Rank's top 10 …

Fantasy Football Draft Kit App

NFL Fantasy Cheat Sheet & Draft Kit App<p>The official fantasy cheat sheet and draft kit application of the National Football League. Featuring NFL …